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‘I’ll hold James in my heart forever’

A RUNNER who died just yards from the finishing line of a charity half-marathon has been named as an architect who lived in Battersea.

James Phillips was taking part in the first ever Run Reigate race, held in Priory Park in Surrey last Sunda... read on

THE mother of a man who was nearly killed in a collision paid heartfelt tributes to the police and medics who saved him from “the brink of death”. read on...
EIGHTEEN people were rescued from a second tower block fire in Battersea in 24 hours. read on...
MILLWALL fans and local residents will have the chance to see the area around The Den and how it might look in 10 years' time this weekend. read on...
THE friends of an eight-year-old girl with a rare skin condition will be dressing down next Friday to raise money for a charity that carries out research into rare childhood genetic disorders. read on...

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Sport

BREAKING SPORT

HEAD of youth Scott Fitzgerald is aiming to have a quarter of Millwall’s first-team berths filled by academy products within a couple of years.

Supporters are already seeing the result of the Lions’ switch two years ago from a centre of excellence to an academy, with Fred Onyedinma and Jack Powell on the fringes of the first team.


But Fitzgerald wants to see even more coming through.


That would benefit the club. But it would also ensure parents of possible recruits can see it’s possible to get into the first team.


Fitzgerald said: “My dream over a period of years would be to have most of the first team coming from the
academy.


“But if we aim for a quarter, from a squad of first team players, that would be an amazing achievement. I don’t think there would be many clubs who could boast that. That would be a real big step for us.


“I think we are a couple of years away from it. But we are on the right tr... read on

AFC Wimbledon defender Callum Kennedy can’t quite believe how well things have turned out in the first part of the season.


The 24-year-o... read on
HEAD of youth Scott Fitzgerald is aiming to have a quarter of Millwall’s first-team berths filled by academy products within a couple of years.
... read on
MILLWALL defender Mark Beevers is on Lions Live tonight to tell fans what it feels like to be top scorer 10 games in.

The defender hit the op... read on
CRYSTAL Palace boss Neil Warnock has spoken to Damien Delaney about extending his contract.

The 33-year-old centre-back’s current deal runs o... read on

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